Using Networking to Effectively Find a Tech Job

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According to LinkedIn, 85% of all jobs are filled through networking. In fact, many employment opportunities are never even publicly posted; you need to know someone to be aware that the opportunity exists. Here’s how to use networking to your advantage. Maintain Your LinkedIn Profile and Connect With Your Colleagues You can begin networking online… Read more »

What Is A Personal Brand And Why Do You Need One?

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In today’s competitive job market, you need to think of yourself as a brand. Personal branding is the practice of people marketing oneself and their careers as brands. Personal Branding is about identifying and then communicating what makes you unique and relevant and differentiated for your target audience, so that you can reach your career and/or business… Read more »

Women Need to Up Their Game on LinkedIn: 5 Dos For Online Networking

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From SavvySugar.com Women seriously need to improve their online networking savvy. A survey by LinkedInfound that men are overall better at networking online than their female counterparts. The data was gauged by how many men versus women were using LinkedIn and how many connections men had compared to women on the professional networking website. As… Read more »

5 Tech Tips That Will Land You a Job

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These days, getting an edge over the competition means combining traditional techniques with tech-savvy creativity. ~ By Stacy Johnson, Money.MSM.com With the U.S. unemployment rate at 8.8%, many people are still looking for work. Given the crowded field of applicants, job seekers need an edge anywhere they can find it — and some are finding it through social media… Read more »

Holiday Season Job Searching:

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If your plan is to wait until the holidays are over to really jump start your job search, think again. The holidays are actually a great time to hunt for a new job. Here are some helpful tips, provided by About.com, for boosting your job search. Don’t Quit Your Job Search Are you about to… Read more »

Holiday Season Job Searching:

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If your plan is to wait until the holidays are over to really jump start your job search, think again. The holidays are actually a great time to hunt for a new job. Here are some helpful tips, provided by About.com, for boosting your job search. Networking at Holiday Parties The holiday season provides a… Read more »

Holiday Season Job Searching:

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If your plan is to wait until the holidays are over to really jump start your job search, think again. The holidays are actually a great time to hunt for a new job. Here are some helpful tips, provided by About.com, for boosting your job search. Use Holiday Events to Network View every holiday event… Read more »